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LiveBangalore News Live: Rains likely to intensify in Karnataka today, D K Shivakumar gets bail in money laundering case

Catch the latest news in Karnataka and Bengaluru as we bring you live updates on rain in Karnataka and Bengaluru.

Gujarat braces for cyclone Vayu, deploys quick response forces across districts

Cyclone Vayu: The Gujarat administration is on high alert to deal with the cyclone, which is likely to hit the state coast near Veraval, officials said.


As cyclone Vayu nears, 10 columns of Army deployed in Gujarat

The columns have asked to be placed at all district headquarters of Jamnagar, Gir Somnath, Devbhoomi Dwarka, Junagadh, Porbandar, Morbi, Bhavnagar, Amerli and Rajkot by 12 pm on Thursday.

Weather forecast, Cyclone Fani: Cyclone 'Fani' to turn into 'very severe' in next 24 hours

Weather forecast, Cyclone Fani: The sea condition is likely to be very rough along the coasts of these southern states and fishermen have been advised not to venture into sea.

Bomb cyclone storm hammering central US, disrupting travel

The storm technically met the scientific definition of what's commonly known as a "bomb cyclone," said David Roth, a forecaster at the National Weather Service's Weather Prediction Center in Maryland.

Cyclone Veronica bears down on west Australian coast

Weather authorities were forecasting Veronica would hit the coast about 1,600 kilometers (1,000 miles) to the west, in the Pilbara region of Western Australia state.


Cyclone lashes remote Australian coast with wind, rains

Most of the sparsely populated area has been evacuated, with more than 2,000 people put up in temporary accommodation in the Northern Territory capital Darwin, and the nearby town of Katherine.

Bomb cyclone leaves one dead in Colorado; brings blizzards, floods, tornado to US

A tornado in New Mexico ripped roofs from buildings in the small town of Dexter, about 200 miles (320 kilometers) southwest of Albuquerque. High winds knocked 25 railroad freight cars off a bridge into a mostly dry riverbed near Logan in northeast New Mexico.

Cyclone Phethai Highlights: 20,000 people shifted to relief camps, storm weakens

Cyclone Phethai Highlights: East Godavari district bore the brunt of the storm as it made landfall near Katrenikona, forcing the evacuation of 20,000 people, who have been sheltered in relief camps.

Cyclone hits Andhra coast, precautions minimise damage

One person was killed in a mudslide, while scores of trees and electricity poles were uprooted as the cyclone crossed the coast in the afternoon.

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Mozambique: More than 1 lakh at risk after second cyclone in 6 weeks

Rains from Cyclone Kenneth, the second tropical storm to hit Mozambique within weeks, continued to pound the northeastern city of Pemba and surrounding areas causing massive flooding and destruction. One death has been confirmed so far and 160,000 people are at risk, with more torrential rain forecast for the days ahead.

Cyclone Idai claims more than 1,000 lives in Zimbabwe, Mozambique

The cyclone hit land near Beira on Thursday and moved inland throughout the weekend, leaving heavy rains in its trail on Tuesday. More rural areas remained unaccessible.


Cyclone Titli claims 16 lives in Odisha, 8 in Andhra Pradesh

As Cyclone Titli made landfall near the Andhra Pradesh-Odisha border last week, at least sixteen people were killed in Odisha and eight people in Andhra Pradesh till now.

Fierce storm lashes southeast Australia

The storm has pounded Sydney and other parts of New South Wales state since Monday.

The Big Picture: After the waves pulled back

Two natural disasters struck the coast of Tamil Nadu, both in the month of December — one, a cyclone 50 years ago, and the other, the tsunami of 2004.

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Dyson Cyclone V10, JBL BoomBox and Zebronics Closic Mirror: 3 offbeat gadgets

We look at three gadgets that are different but still worth recommending. The Dyson Cyclone V10 absolute pro cordless vacuum cleaner, JBL BoomBox and Zebronics Closic Mirror have unique features, but still good enough to make for good buys.

India sends 44 tonnes of relief material to help Fiji

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): The Government of India (GoI) is sending relief material to help cyclone hit Fiji. Relief material, which is being airlifted from New Delhi and Chennai, is being sent to Fiji's capital Suva. The relief material includes basic food supplies, medicines, tents and kitchen sets. The relief material is being sent in consultation with Officiating Ambassador of India in the Fiji capital Suva. The island nation of Fiji was hit by category five Cyclone Winston, with wind speed 325 km/hr and waves up to 12m high. The cyclone has caused widespread damage to the housing stock and power disruption in the island nation.